Macklemore + Chryde #cjLIVE Re-Watch: Living the Dream + Live Performance

Me and/or my crew have been in Paris, NYC, LA, Seattle, and Salt Lake City in the past 10 days alone. Given that sort of schedule, we don’t always have time/ability to cut together a chasejarvis... See full article

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Think You Dont Need to Focus? Think Again.

Been tons of chatter online about the Lytro camera the last few weeks. In case you’ve been living under a rock or too busy to notice, then you’ll be happy to know that the new Lytro camera... See full article

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chasejarvis LIVE on WED, OCT 26: Living the Dream w Macklemore + Chryde

First. Do NOT MISS this upcoming episode of chasejarvisLIVE. Second. It’s the goal of so many people I know to live their dream job. I thank my lucky stars every day to be living mine, but it se... See full article

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Special chasejarvis LIVE on Wed Oct 26th Join Us In Person & Mark your Calendar

Friends! Very excited to announce an extra special doozie of a chasejarvisLIVE, on Wednesday October 26th. This one’s not to miss – AMAZING guests to be announced this week and…drumr... See full article

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Canon 5D Mark III Pre-Production Camera

Someone just sent this to me. “Chase Jarvis has a Pre Production Canon 5d Mark III”. Yeah, I guess that makes it true… (guessing it’s the handy detective work of Dave @ Learnin... See full article

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How 50 Artists Raised $125,000 for Charity in One Night

Remember the group fine art show I was bubbling about in September? I intro’d it here, updated the project here. In short, 50 fellow artists — some of the worlds best known photographers, ... See full article

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10 Things Every Creative Person (Thats YOU) Must Learn

Here is a list of 10 things I’ve learned the hard way that every photographer, designer, creative–hell, every creative person–should know. 1. Experts arent the answer. The blogs, ... See full article

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The Smart Artist

Spinning through photos on my phone. Saw this. Don’t recall where I snapped the image – somewhere in NYC I think. But it is perhaps the most perfect summary of our quest. Have a great week... See full article

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Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish. The Day I Bumped Into Steve Jobs.

I once bumped into Steve Jobs and Jonathan Ive walking out the front door at the Apple Headquarters in Cupertino. Almost literally bumped into them. I had my head buried in a text message on my iPhone... See full article

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3 Insights on the Evolution of Photography & Filmmaking (via Photoshop Touch)

I’m sitting in the green room right now about to take the stage with Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch down here in LA. By the time you’re reading this, I’ve just announced a new tablet form of ... See full article

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Socially Connected Creatives Make More Money, Have More Success

Hey there Mr./Ms. Creative. How are your social skills? Think you can get by on raw talent? Think your agent, rep, manager or business partner is going to take care of that fluffy customer-facing stuf... See full article

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London Riot Photographer Amy Weston Tells All About Getting The Shot

You might recall my recent post in the wake of the London riots, where photographer Amy Weston captured a woman jumping from a burning building here. I’ve been in those situations a few of times... See full article

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What I Learned From An Experiment in Creative Living

You have certainly heard this from me before, but the more I think about it, study it, and live it, the more I can say definitively that the photographic snapshot has quietly emerged as one of our cul... See full article

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Which Photo is Better A or B? [Sir Mix-A-Lot Album Cover]

A while back I had Grammy Award Winner, Sir Mix-A-lot on chasejarvisLIVE. The guy is smart – dropped some pretty serious knowledge on the show [here's the re-watch if you missed it]. At the end... See full article

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49 Amazing Artists You Must Know [+ Some Other Guy & a Good Cause]

Two weeks ago I announced a labor of love collaboration project (plus some behind the scenes photos…) that’s been underway for the past few months. Its a group art show called Made in P... See full article

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Order to Chaos My Favorite 60 Photos of 21,000 From A Single Night

I’ve shared the whole lot of these before in video format, but today it gives me great pleasure to present my favorite 60 or so images– edited down from a body of work called “Life o... See full article

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Annie Leibovitz ShootsumSearswith umthe Kardashian Clan?

Is it just me, or is there something dreadfully bizzare just off with this whole thingie? The Gothamist thinks so. So seriously, am I off my rocker being sort of suspended in disbelief? Here’s t... See full article

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Commitment To Your Work = Taking An Entire Year To Make a Single Image

Want to know about commitment to your art? Think you have what it takes? Listen up. For the last 40 years, Sam Abell has worked as a documentary photographer, primarily for National Geographic. In thi... See full article

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Transformed Photographer Chris Jordan on chasejarvis LIVE Thursday Sept 8

Lots of people would have called Chris Jordan crazy to leave a career as a well-paid attorney to pursue a career as a fine art photographer with a cause-based mission to document the human impact on t... See full article

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Spilling the Beans: Polaroid 50 | 50 | 50 Art Exhibition

If you know anything about me, you know that creating multi-disciplinary, socially enabled art AND getting unlikely people together into one community are really important tenets to my career and my l... See full article

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Required Reading: 10 Books to (re-)Charge the Creative Mind

Inspiration can come from anywhere, and books have always been a great source for me. But so many of the books that are recommended in creative circles are solely how-to. How to be more creative, how ... See full article

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Amazing Hurricane Irene Image: Holy Sh*t Batten down the hatches.

700 miles wide and growing, threat level EXTREME. This photograph from NASA is just mind blowing. Was supposed to be in NYC this coming week, but all that got cancelled. Keeping all you east-coasters ... See full article

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Personal Work Wins Commercial Jobs: Jonathon Kambouris Works It

Whereas most photographers think any paying gig is a good gig, Jonathon Kambouris knows otherwise. Perhaps more than most, he’s come to know that great personal work wins commercial campaigns th... See full article

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Photo Geek History Lesson: Pictures that Jiggle [Stereoview to Cinemagraph]

Animated gifs have become an internet favorite. And for good reason; a little bit of movement can go a long way in making an image come alive. But let’s take a geek peek at the history and evolu... See full article

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Fresh Perspective for Creatives: Tim Ferriss chasejarvis LIVE Re-Watch

For those that missed it, we were able to pull together a stripped down re-watch of the recent chasejarvis LIVE with #1 NYTimes best selling author Tim Ferriss. IMHO, this one’s not to miss. Som... See full article

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